Ireland’s largest annual dementia event
NMBI Category 1 Approved
Day 1 (7 CEU’s), Day 2 (6 CEU’s)
Featuring expert speakers from Ireland and abroad – showcasing best practice nationwide – opportunity to network with 300+ peers – large exhibition hall
Prof Steven Sabat, Professor Emeritus of Psychology, Georgetown University, USA
Dr Suzanne Timmons, Consultant Geriatrician and Clinical Lead for the National Dementia Office; Senior Lecturer, Centre for Gerontology and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, University College Cork
Prof Chris Gastmans, Professor of Medical Ethics, Head, Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leuven, Belgium
Moments of Joy
An evening of music and dance
Debby Campbell, Glenn Campbell’s daughter, will be coming to Ireland to sing at this anniversary showcase concert that celebrates creativity on the dementia journey. Vintage Youth (Dance Theatre of Ireland’s Seniors Dance Ensemble). the Forget-me-nots Choir and singer songwriter Kate Gallagher will also be performing. Entry is included in all conference tickets, with special discounts for families affected by dementia. The concert takes place in the Helix at 6pm on Day 1 of the conference as part of our 10th anniversary celebrations.
The concert is sponsored by the Dementia: Understand Together Campaign.
Conference Advisory Panel
Matthew Gibb, Acting Director & Senior Social Worker, Dementia Services Information and Development Centre (DSIDC).
Dr Patrick Glackin, Area Director of Nursing and Midwifery Planning and Development, HSE West.
Tom Grey, Research Fellow, TrinityHaus.
Marie Killeen, Strategic Lead – Dementia Understand Together Campaign, Health & Wellbeing, HSE.
Marie Lynch, Head of Healthcare Programmes, Irish Hospice Foundation (IHF).
Mary Manning, General Manager, National Dementia Office.
Sinéad Morrissey, Practice Development Facilitator, Nursing Homes Ireland (NHI).
Dr Diarmuid O’Shea, Consultant Geriatrician, St Vincent’s University Hospital, Irish Gerontological Society, and Royal College of Practitioners of Ireland.
Maria Pasiecznik Parsons, Chief Executive, Creative Dementia Arts Network (CDAN) UK
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